Brown brings rich experience in marketing for global brands like Clorox and Silicon Valley’s online pioneer Excite.com. He also has international agency experience managing global relationships in the mobile payments space and media buying and planning. Brown came to Gage with six years of experience as the senior group brand manager for the Xbox division at Microsoft. He was most recently a marketing consultant for Juice Branding Company and head of brand marketing for United Online.
Brown earned his bachelor’s at the University of Virginia in international relations and his MBA in marketing at the University of North Carolina. Outside of work, Mark writes fiction as a hobby and wrote for literary publications.
“Gage is extremely fortunate to work with the world’s most respected brands in bringing innovative, digital marketing campaigns to market for over 20 years,” said Mark Kurtz, vice president of new media and CGO, Gage. “Mark’s experience in leading global brands like Clorox and Microsoft Xbox combined with his international perspective are attributes our clients require to keep up and adapt with the rapid pace of marketing success.”